Gov. Edwards Orders Flags At Half-staff In Honor Of Sgt. Shawn Anderson
Gov. Edwards orders flags at half-staff in honor of Sgt. Shawn Anderson
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BATON ROUGE — – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Louisiana to be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol and all public buildings until sunset on Thursday, March 23, 2017 in honor of Sgt. Shawn Anderson. An 18-year veteran deputy with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office (EBRSO), Sgt. Anderson died in the line of duty on March 18, 2017.
After serving in the United States Army, Sgt. Anderson joined the EBRSO in 1999. As a …